Senior management of the council

Our staff work in five main departments. These are Corporate Resources, Children and Younger Adults Service, Adult Care, Chief Executive's, and Economy, Transport and Communities.


Headed by the Chief Executive, the strategic directors of these departments form our senior management, leading the work of more than 30,000 employees who provide services across Derbyshire.

Chief Executive

Ian Stephenson
email: ian.stephenson@derbyshire.gov.uk

Strategic director of corporate resources

Judith Greenhalgh
email: judith.greenhalgh@derbyshire.gov.uk

Strategic director of children's services

Jane Parfrement
email: jane.parfrement@derbyshire.gov.uk

Strategic director of adult care

Joy Hollister
email: joy.hollister@derbyshire.gov.uk

Strategic director of economy, transport and communities

Mike Ashworth
email: mike.ashworth@derbyshire.gov.uk

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